Adapter needed

Do I need a travel adapter for a trip to the Comoros?

Yes, you need a travel adapter (plug adapter) for a trip from Australia to the Comoros. On the Comoros, people are using different power plugs and power outlets that are not compatible with plugs from Australia!

Comoros und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Comoros
COutlets of type CEOutlets of type EOutlets
220 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used on the Comoros?

The Comoros use power plugs of type C and E. Power outlets of type I, which are common in Australia, are not in use on the Comoros.

Country information

About the Comoros

Flag: About the Comoros

The Comoros are a country in Africa (Eastern Africa) with about 781 000 inhabitants on an area of almost 2 000 km². The capital of the Comoros is Moroni (43 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Arabic and French.

The Comoros do not have a neighbor country.

TLD: .kmCurrency: KMFCountry calling code: +269Country Code : KM
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage on the Comoros?

The voltage on the Comoros is 220 volts.

The voltage, therefore, is lower than the 230 volts in Australia. This difference means that you have to be cautious when using electrical devices purchased in Australia:

You should read the instruction manual of your device and check at which voltage it is safe to use.

If the voltage stated in the user's manual or on the device's power supply differs from the mains voltage on the Comoros, you should either not use your device there, or buy a voltage converter before departing.

Utility frequency

What is the utility frequency on the Comoros?

The utility frequency on the Comoros is 50 Hertz.

The frequency, therefore, is the same as in Australia. That's why it is safe to use all your electric appliances on the Comoros.